DSC File Type

- The quick facts

What are DSC files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a DSC file or just wondering what they contain? We explain what these files are used for and show you software that we know can open or otherwise handle your files.

What is a DSC file?

DSC files have multiple uses, and Nikon Disc Information is one of them.

Nikon Disc Information File

Files with the .dsc file extension store information about photographs that have been taken with a Nikon Coolpix digital camera. These files are saved on the camera's memory card along with the corresponding image files.

DSC files do not contain any actual image data. Instead, they only contain information about the image that the file pertains to, so these files are usually relatively small in size.

How to open DSC files

Important: Different programs may use files with the DSC file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your DSC file is, you may need to try a few different programs.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 10 different DSC openers which you will find listed below.

Last updated: June 29, 2022

More file formats using the DSC extension

Through our research of DSC files, we know that the following formats exist. However, we have not yet analyzed them in detail.

  • Chess Assistant Comments Descriptor File
  • SuperPower Scenario

Various apps that use files with this extension

These apps are known to open certain types of DSC files. Remember, different programs may use DSC files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.

DLS Downloading SoftwareDLS Downloading SoftwareUser submitted
Bs DVD Expert ApplicationBs DVD Expert ApplicationUser submitted
Picasa Photo ViewerPicasa Photo ViewerUser submitted
Adobe PhotoshopAdobe PhotoshopUser submitted
AppNeoDVD4 ApplicationAppNeoDVD4 ApplicationUser submitted
ScienceWordScienceWordUser submitted
ViewNXViewNXUser submitted
FastRawViewerFastRawViewerUser submitted
MSBNxMSBNxUser submitted
Discovery EISDiscovery EISUser submitted

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